Australian Academy of Garden Design Blog

4 Tips to Improve Your Drawings
26 Nov 2018

4 Tips to Improve Your Drawings

by Kceniya Manaeva (Course Tutor)

Visual communication is a key aspect of garden design - it helps you convey your design concepts and ideas. But you don’t have to be proficient at drawing, or have any experience of drawing at all when you are starting out in garden design. What you do need is the desire to learn and develop your drawing skills, and to consistently push yourself to get better.

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Using steel in your garden designs
04 Jan 2018

Using steel in your garden designs

by Mark Thomas (Course Tutor)

Since the birth of the steel industry during the Industrial Revolution, steel has become a common feature in landscape and garden design. Durable and versatile, its unique appearance is appreciated by designers all over the world. Two of the most widely used types of steel in landscape design are stainless steel and weathering steel. In this blog, I will highlight some of the applications of steel in contemporary design and show you how you can use steel to add character to your garden.

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